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Carolinas Gardener's Guide (Gardener's Guides)
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Gardening is now the favorite leisure pastime in
The Carolinas Gardener’s Resource is filled with the need-to-know information from popular gardening experts. Each includes their collective wisdom in a complete guide for Carolina gardeners. In addition to hundreds of proven plants, this resource has monthly-to-do calendars for each of more than ten plant categories from annuals to vines. When-to information assists gardeners with the proper care and timing for everything from planting to watering. Advice on gardening with less water address the challenges of gardening in the Carolinas
Co-authored by Jim Wilson and Toby Bost, leading gardening experts from North Carolina and South Carolina, this proven format has helped gardeners experience more success and enjoyment from their gardens.
As gardening continues to grow in popularity, gardeners want more resources to help them succeed. The Gardener's Guide series provides credible information on the plants that perform best in specific states. Gardeners will find information they can trust and use successfully in their own gardens.
The Carolinas Gardener’s Resource has more than 300 proven plants including water-wise choices. Helpful icons highlight plant benefits and sun and shade requirements. Twelve months of when-to advice for each plant category help Carolina gardeners keep their garden growing. The authors address the challenges of Carolina gardening with water-wise gardening information, and garden-how-tos for planting, pruning, watering and much more. Full-color images for each plant and helpful illustrations and charts make this an easy-to-use resource for all Carolina gardeners.
About the Author
Wilson is a leading figure in wildlife conservation in Ireland. He has been an enthusiastic birdwatcher for over 20 years and travels throughout the country promoting and encouraging awareness of Ireland's birdlife.
Table of Contents
Introduction to Gardening in the Carolinas
Each plant category includes a full-color plant profile of each proven plant. Twelve months of Around the Garden maintenance advice, companion planting, problem-solving and care information.
3. Bulbs, Corms, Tubers & Rhizomes
5. Groundcovers and Ornamental Grasses
6. Lawn Grasses
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